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NAME

apt-key - APT key management utility  

SYNOPSIS

apt-key [command/] [arguments...]
 

DESCRIPTION

apt-key

is used to manage the list of keys used by apt to authenticate packages. Packages which have been authenticated using these keys will be considered trusted.  

COMMANDS

add filename

Add a new key to the list of trusted keys. The key is read from filename, or standard input if filename is -.

del keyid

Remove a key from the list of trusted keys.

export keyid

Output the key keyid to standard output.

exportall

Output all trusted keys to standard output.

list

List trusted keys.

finger

List fingerprints of trusted keys.

adv

Pass advanced options to gpg. With adv --recv-key you can download the public key.

update

Update the local keyring with the keyring of Debian archive keys and removes from the keyring the archive keys which are no longer valid.
 

FILES

/etc/apt/trusted.gpg

Keyring of local trusted keys, new keys will be added here.

/etc/apt/trustdb.gpg

Local trust database of archive keys.

/usr/share/keyrings/debian-archive-keyring.gpg

Keyring of Debian archive trusted keys.

/usr/share/keyrings/debian-archive-removed-keys.gpg

Keyring of Debian archive removed trusted keys.
 

SEE ALSO

apt-get(8), apt-secure(8)  

BUGS

m[blue]APT bug pagem[][1]. If you wish to report a bug in APT, please see /usr/share/doc/debian/bug-reporting.txt or the reportbug(1) command.  

AUTHOR

APT was written by the APT team apt@packages.debian.org.  

AUTHOR

Jason Gunthorpe

Author.
 

COPYRIGHT


CopyrightCopyright © 1998-2001 Jason Gunthorpe
 

NOTES

1.
APT bug page
http://bugs.debian.org/src:apt


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
COMMANDS
FILES
SEE ALSO
BUGS
AUTHOR
AUTHOR
COPYRIGHT
NOTES

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